Dr. Saurabh Dixit

Resume / CV

Teaching

Primarily associated with teaching of courses on I.T. in Tourism, On-Line Marketing, Management Information Systems, CRS, Adventure Tourism, MICE, Management Concepts and other related areas for the past 15 years.

 Research

Research interest revolves around two important areas I.T. and Tourism.

 

Strengths

To keep myself updated participated regularly in Seminars/Conferences/workshops. Have focused primarily on research in information technology in tourism and travel management. Have contributed in institution building by establishing information technology infrastructure, contributing as Editor and Asstt. Editor in Asia Pacific Education and Training Institutes in Tourism (UNESCAP) news Letter, which has got circulation in 37 member countries and International Journal of IITTM.

 Memberships

(i) Life Member : All India Tourism Educationist Association

(ii) Life Member : International Youth Hostels

 Personal Details

Date of Birth                                      :           24 June 1971 

Nationality                                         :           Indian 

Marital Status                                    :           Married

Passport                                            :           Yes

Permanent address

IITTM Residency, Type – IV Quarters, Govindpuri, Gwalior – 474011 India

Contact: 91-751 – 2345821/22 (O) 4047258 (direct)

Referees:

  1. Prof. (Dr.) S. C. Bagri, Director, Department of Mountain Tourism and Hospitality, Srinagar, Garhwal, Telephone- 91-94120 79836 (Ph.D. Guide)
  2. Prof. (Dr.) S. Mishra, Director, IITTM, Gwalior, Telephone- 9425112293
  3. Prof. (Dr.) P. K. Chande, Director, Oriental College, Indore (M.P.), Telephone- 91-9425012972

 Fact file of

Saurabh Dixit

Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management (IITTM)

(An Organization of Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India)

Gwalior-474011 M.P. India

 

Work Experience (16 Years)

 

Duration                    Designation/Scale              Organization            Remarks

 

Aug. 92 to                  Programmer                          Royal Computers    

Feb. 96                       Sr. Programmer                    --- do---

                                    Systems Analyst                  ---do-----

 

 

Feb. 96 to                  Center Head (Academics)  Aptech Limited        

Feb. 97

 

Feb. 97 to                  Lecturer                                 Indian Institute of Tourism

’24 Aug. 2008’                                                          and Travel Management (IITTM)

 

25 Aug. 2008’           Sr. Lecturer                           Indian Institute of Tourism

to ‘Till date’                                                                and Travel Management (IITTM)

 

 Academic Profile

 

 Sl.

No.

Examination

Institute and Board/ University    

Year

Percentage

1.

2

FDP

Ph. D.

IFT, Macau, China SAR

HNB Garwal University, Srinagar (Garhwal)

2003

2009

 

--

3

MBA (Marketing)

IGNOU

2003

50—59.9%

4

P.G.D.P.M.

L.B.S.I.M.D.S., Lucknow

1995

56%

5

B.E. (Computer Engg.)

S.G.S.I.T.S., Indore

1992

61%

6

Higher Secondary

M.P. Board, Bhopal

1986

64%

 

 Awards and Fellowships

 Secured 39th rank in the M.P. state in pre-engineering test conducted by VPPP, Bhopal.

 

International Liaison

 


Date and year                      Place                       Purpose

 

2001   Institute for Tourism, Macao,              To attend faculty exchange

China SAR                                                   programme sponsored by

UNESCAP/APETIT

 

2001   Assumption University, Bangkok              Personal visit

 

2001   Trade Centre, Juhai, China                       Personal visit

 

2001   Hongkong                                                     Personal Visit

 

Research and Publication

                                    National                    International            Total

 

Published                  03                                03                                06

 

Accepted                   --                                  01                                01

 

Communicated         01                                --                                  01

 

Conferences

 


                                   

                                    National                    International            Total

Participated               08                                02                                10

 

Presented paper      06                                02                                08

 

Communicated paper 01                            01                                02

 

Paper accepted        --                                  02                                02                               

 Editing Assignments

 


·         Editor- biannual APETIT News- the newsletter of Asia Pacific Education and Training Institutes in Tourism (UNESCAP) from 2001 to May’2007. The newsletter has got circulation in 37 countries in Asia Pacific region. Articles on I.T and Tourism published in the newsletter.

·         Former Editor- News and Views ( A news letter of the institute)

·         Editor- Souvenir of abstracts from 2001 to 2007’for yearly national seminars organized by IITTM.

·         Editor - Directory of Tourism Institutes in India published by IITTM in 2002.

·         Assistant Editor- International Journal of Tourism and Travel published by Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management, Gwalior, India

·         Former Editor- IITTM News & Views: News letter of Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management, Gwalior, Goa, Bhubaneswar and New Delhi, upto June’2002.

Research

·         Working on a research project problems and prospects in Accessible tourism for Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India. 

·         Undergoing research on I.T. as a strategic tool for holistic development of Tourism and Travel Enterprises with special reference to Delhi.

·         ‘Gonasika and Environ’ at IITTM, Bhubaneswar in 1999.

 

 

 

Seminar/Conferences/Workshops

 


1.    Presented paper in international APETIT seminar organized by IITTM at Khajuraho I.T. in marketing in 2000.

2.    Paper presented in H.P. University, Shimla on ‘I.T. for placement’ 2001.

3.    Paper presented on ‘I.T. in Tourism’ in National Workshop on Entrepreneurship in Tourism held on 27th Sep. 2002 at Hotel Peter Hoff, Shimla by H.P. University.

4.    Paper presented on ‘I.T. – an engine for tourism’ in Institute of Hotel Management, Mangalore in Sep.’2003

5.    Paper presented in national level seminar organized by IITTM on I.T. in Tourism Marketing.

6.    Paper accepted on “Creating Value aided Tourism Services through Information Communication Technology (ICT), 14-15 Dec. 2007, Centre for Hospitality and Tourism Management, Department of Tourism, Jammu University

7.    Paper accepted on ‘Innovation in Tourism Services through I.T. -A case study of New Delhi’ in International Conference organized by IITTM, Bhubaneswar 20-22 Dec. 2007

8.    Paper presented on ‘Planning Eco-Tourism Accommodation in protected areas: Issues and Strategies’ written by S. Dixit, Sunil Kabiya, P. K. Gupta in International conference on “Eco-tourism planning and Management ion protected areas” from 28th Feb. to 03rd March 2005 at Mussorie organized by Center for Mountain Tourism & Hospitality Studies; HNB Garhwal University, Srinagar, Garghwal, Uttarakhand.

9.    National level conference on astrology organized by Jiwaji University and Modern Astro Research Society, Gwalior- 07-08 Jan. 2008

10. Paper presented on ‘Empowering Tourism Services through I.T.’ in AICTE sponsored National Conference on ‘Indian Hospitality Industry- Contemporary Issues’ from March 27-28, 2008 organized by HNB Garhwal University, Srinagar and Indian Hospitality Congress at Rishikesh (Utatrankhand)

  1. Paper presented on ‘Information Technology in Tourism’ in 3rd National Conference on Key Drivers of Organizational Excellence from March 29-30’ 2008 organized by Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior
  2. Paper Submitted on ‘Information Technology Leveraged Ticketing: Changing Paradigms’ for International Conference on Management Sciences and Arts proposed from 15-17th September, 2008 Organised by Faculty of Management Studies, Gurukul Kangri University, Hardwar-249404, Uttarakhand, India- http://www.fmsgkv.org/
  3. Participated in National Conference organized by IITTM on 17-18 Jan. 2009 on Future Directions of Civil Aviation. 
  4. Paper on “MARKETING TOURISM ONLINE: SCOPE AND CHALLENGES” accepted for national Seminar on Trends and Transformation in Tourism proposed to be organized by Jiwaji University on 21-22 March 2009.
  5. Workshop on Intellectual Property Rights April’2009 at ABV Indian Institute of Information Technology, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of  India, Gwalior.  

 

 

 

 

Papers Accepted

 

 


·         “Creating Value aided Tourism Services through Information Communication Technology (ICT), 14-15 Dec. 2007, Centre for Hospitality and Tourism Management, Department of Tourism, Jammu University

·         ‘Awareness Among Tourists About Sustainable Tourism’ in International Conference organized by IITTM, Bhubaneswar 20-22 Dec. 2007

 

 

Papers Published

 

 


·         Paper published in an edited book H.P. University, Shimla 17th March’2007.

·         Paper on “Creating Value aided Tourism Services through Information Communication Technology (ICT) published in an edited book on Travel and Tourism Management- Contemporary Issues and Trends published by Abhishek Publication, Chandigarh, India, ISBN-978-81-8247-184-9

·         Article on ‘I.T. in Tourism Education’ published in APETIT (Asia Pacific Education and Training Institute in Tourism) News-promoted by UNESCAP.

 

Workshop training organized

 


Around 10 Management Development Programmes (MDPs) including I.T., E-Commerce, Customer Care, Tourism marketing, and Courses for Direct Recruiters in Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India and various state governments, east Coast Railways, Forest Department and private organizations.

 

 

Teaching qualification and trainings

 1)    Attended Design of Training Program (DOT) Organized by Department of Personal and Training at IITTM Gwalior in the year 2000-2001.

2)    Attended Direct Training Skills Program (DTS) at Administrative Staff College, Gwalior, from 5 to 9 June 2000.

3)    Certified Trainer Amadeus Computerized Reservation System (CRS) from Mundus Inc., USA.

4)    ‘Basic Airfares and Ticketing’ from Air India staff collage Mumbai, India

5)    06 certificates in adventure from Directorate of Mountaineering and allied Sports, Ministry of Sports, Manali and HNB Garhwal University, Uttarakhand from 1999 to 2005.

6)    UNIX from Delhi from 17 June 1996 to 20 June 1996.

7)    Faculty Development Programme (FDP) from IITTM, 20-29 June 2008.

8)    Summer School on (sponsored by AICTE and Ministry of HRD) from IIITM, 07-18 July 2008.

9)    Summer School (sponsored by AICTE and Ministry of HRD) from IIITM, 21-25 July 2008.

10)  Adventure Course from 15/10/2008 to 19/10/2008 at DMAS, Govt. of Himachal Pradesh, Manali

11) Summer School on (sponsored by AICTE and Ministry of HRD) from IIITM on Wireless Networking from 6-12 Dec. 2008.

 Job profile

 Present Assignments

          I.    Course Director-BTM (Hons.): IITTM, from 13.08.2001 – ‘till date’

        II.    Course Chairman-PGDTTIM: 09 IITTM affiliated institutes across the country

       III.    Co-ordinator                          : MDP & EDP (Short term courses)

      IV.    Placement Officer                : from 1999 to 2001 and Oct. 2008 to “Till Date’

       V.    Sports Incharge                    : from 2005 to ‘till date’

      VI.    Hindi Officer                         : from 2007 to ‘till date’

     VII.    Co-ordinator                          : Cultural Committee

   VIII.    Editor                                      : Asia Pacific Education and Training institutes in Tourism (APETIT) promoted by UNESCAP from 2002 to 2007.

      IX.    Asstt. Editor                           : International Journal on Tourism and Travel published by IITTM

       X.    Chairman                             : Purchase Committee, Culture and Yoga,

Alumni Committee

      XI.    Member                                 : Library and IT Committee, Admission

Committee, Media Committee

     XII.    Incharge                               : Official Language

Previous Assignments

Teaching, Academic Administration: 01 Year

Programming, Teaching                    : 04 Years

Co-curricular

 

Presented talks on computer and science related topics and programmes from All India Radio, Indore from 1987-1992.

 

Advisory Boards

 Member- Laxmibai National institute of Physical Education, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India, Gwalior

Member -Board of Studies – Tourism, Nagpur University, Gwalior

 

Member-Syllabus Designing Committee, Centre for Tourism, Jiwaji University, Gwalior

 

 

Additional List of referees

 


  1. Prof. (Dr.) H. S. Dwivedi, Former Vice Chancellor, Guru Ghasidas University, Phoolbagh, Gwalior, M.P. India
  2. Prof. Sandeep Kulshrestha, Professor and academic Head, Institute of Tourism and Travel Management, An organization of Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India, Govindpuri, Gwalior-474011, India Telephone- 91-99774 00881
  3. Prof. Nimit Chowdhwary, Chairman-Administration and Finance, Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management, An organization of Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India, Govindpuri, Gwalior-474011, India Telephone- 91-99774 00881

 

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